Friday, November 23, 2012

Detroit politics

  • The Two Biggest Myths In Detroit Politics Today Involve Duggan and Bing

    Two of the biggest myths in Detroit politics are that Mike Duggan might not run for mayor and that Dave Bing might run. Duggan says he is visiting residents in small groups in a Hilary Clinton-like listening tour.

  • Appeals court throws out state's affirmative action ban

    Detroit attorney George Washington, who also argued the case on behalf of the Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, said the opinion is "a tremendous victory for students.

  • Election Day In Michigan: Voters Turn Out At Polls For Presidential Race ...

    Stay with HuffPost Detroit all day while we bring you the story of today's election. Visit the Detroit Politics page to read about Michigan's biggest issues, go behind-the-scenes of two major grassroots campaigns and see if our bloggers can change your ...

  • America casts its ballot on democracy's big day

    •FULL COVERAGE: Visit •WHO'S WINNING? Here's how you'll be able to tell ... Losier, who works at a different Chrysler plant in this Detroit suburb, is a fourth-generation auto-worker. Pounding the pavement for the union is his ...

  • Politics, religion tangled up in lawsuit

    It's one of a number of faith-based events held in recent weeks in metro Detroit tied to the election. The involvement of pastors and politics also comes into play regarding a 1954 Internal Revenue Service regulation that says churches and nonprofits ...

  • Political differences divide some in metro Detroit homes, on social media

    RELATED: Detroit Free Press 2012 Voters Guide. But when it comes to presidential politics, Tuesday's will be the third presidential election in a row that they've staked their vote on opposite sides of the lawn.

  • Politics Wrap: Moroun goes anti-Detroit to fight bridge; Patterson backs DA ...

    ... "Don't let the politicians give away more pork projects and 'special giveaways' for the new bridge.

  • Thanks to crooked leftists, Chicago will be the new Detroit

    Politics: Thanks to crooked leftists, Chicago will be the new Detroit. Published by: Robert Laurie on Monday November 12th, 2012.

  • Pelosi joins Mayor Lee in placing bets with Detroit colleagues

    Another San Francisco politician, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, is placing a bet with colleagues in Detroit over the World Series after Mayor Ed Lee earlier Wednesday bet that city's mayor while also engaging in some good-natured trash-talking.

  • Tim Skubick: Does Detroit want the governor's help? Doesn't appear like it

    By Tim Skubick | Politics Columnist for ... Well…the governor is still waiting, and waiting and now comes word that by December the coffers in Detroit could trigger the fiscal-fuel gauge on the city dashboard as it heads to empty ...

  • Detroit Public Schools millage renewal holds big early lead

    Roy Roberts, the emergency financial manager joined forces with political opponents, the presidents of the school board and the teachers union, in a radio ad to inform voters about the importance of the millage.

  • Detroit's Finances Have Become A Dangling Baby

    Fiscal cliff has become the latest go-to political metaphor. It may be apt for the federal budget situation, but Detroit's fiscal crisis is less a lemming racing toward the abyss and more like Michael Jackson's baby—dangling over a high-rise balcony ...

  • Politics, investing collide in talk by ex-RNC chairman

    Mehlman was keynote speaker for an event for institutional investors co-hosted by Crain's Detroit Business and Pensions & Investments, a national financial publication.

  • Michigan Political Ads 2012: Truth Squad Calls Foul On Campaign Lies ...

    ... links, interviews, results and more. Have problems (or funny incidents) at the polls? Email us or tweet your anecdotes and photos to @HuffPostDetroit.

  • Palestinian-Israeli conflict hits close to home for many

    End ISraeli apartheid.png A banner at a pro-Palestine rally in downtown Detroit Friday. Gus Burns | MLive Detroit. The Israel-Palestine conflict is one so ridden with emotion, politics and history that it can seem impossible to untangle and comprehend ...

  • House to consider limited GOP immigration bill

    Politics/Election 2012 · Detroit · Wayne County · Oakland County · Macomb County · Metro Detroit · Michigan · Nation/World · Rochelle Riley · Eric Millikin · Lottery results · Weather · Woodward Dream Cruise. LATEST HEADLINES. Gov. Rick Snyder ...

  • MLive Detroit endorsement: Debbie Stabenow for Senate

    Stabenow has the political skill to earn the support of Michigan farmers and the Detroit Regional Chamber, and the reputation of a Democrat capable of working with Republicans.

  • Madonna talks politics, draws boos during Detroit concert

    Madonna found herself Thursday night hit with another round of fan flak. In her first concert since the presidential election, loud boos mixed with cheering across Joe Louis Arena as she waxed enthusiastic about President Barack Obama, describing ...

  • Michigan voters clear the road for a new Detroit-Windsor bridge

    By Matthew Coutts | Canada Politics - Wed, 7 Nov, 2012 ... The Canadian Press reports that voters in Michigan rejected a proposal that would have stopped construction of the Detroit River International Crossing until a statewide referendum was held.

  • Humanitarian, politician win JFK public service awards

    The prizes are a collaboration of the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation and the Institute of Politics at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government.

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